Mitchell Charlesworth drives global reach through accounting network Kreston International


Mitchell Charlesworth is looking to drive overseas growth after becoming a member of Kreston International, the global network of independent accounting firms.

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The admittance of Mitchell Charlesworth, which has 17 partners across offices in Liverpool, Chester, Manchester, Warrington and Widnes, increases Kreston’s coverage across the North West and is supported by fellow Kreston UK members.

The news comes just weeks after Mitchell Charlesworth was named Accountancy Firm of the Year at the North West Finance Awards 2013.

Managing partner David Darlington (pictured) said: “The move supports the firm's international ambitions to grow the practice and to reach out to new clients overseas. We are delighted to have been admitted to Kreston International and believe it is a very positive step in the development of our practice both regionally and globally.

"Becoming a member of the Kreston network will add to our depth of knowledge within specialist sectors and will enable us to offer a wider service to international clients by taking advantage of the global resources offered by other Kreston members.

"Mitchell Charlesworth is a strong advocate of the Kreston maxim ‘People do business with people they know, like and trust’ and, as such, we are particularly looking forward to meeting other members in order to share knowledge and capabilities.

David Darlington

"It is this chance for collaboration that perhaps provides the greatest benefit of Kreston membership and will lead to increased opportunities for all members and clients."

Mitchell Charlesworth was founded in 1885 and has 140 professional and support staff, having grown through mergers and acquisitions.

The firm offers full accounting and advisory services to clients locally and to UK-based subsidiaries of foreign companies covering industries including construction and property; academies and charities; healthcare, legal, technology, manufacturing and motor.

Mitchell Charlesworth is also able to offer specialist services including corporate finance, business insurance, wealth management, outsourced payroll and corporate recovery and insolvency expertise.

Kreston International, www.kreston.com, is a global network of independent accounting firms, each with its own established client base. Offering reliable and convenient access to efficient and seamless advisory and assurance services through member firms located around the globe, Kreston is ranked as the world’s 13th largest accounting network and operates in 105 countries with 21,000 professional and support staff generating aggregate fee revenues of UK £1.2bn.

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